Review Ch. 1 and pp. 219–260 of the Collins text.
Write a 1,400- to 2,100-word philosophical analysis of the text, including the following:
Identify the philosophical assumptions underlying the research and methodology.
Explain the practical significance of the assumptions and their effect on the research’s applicability.
Relate the assumptions and research methodology to the readings, including your observations on how adherents of at least one approach—conventionalist, poststructuralist, postmodernist, hermeneutic, and so forth—would respond to Collins’s research and its conclusions.
Support your analysis with references to the Collins text, course readings, or other pertinent research sources.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.